Lincoln Cathedral is an exceptional building that was meant to inspire and it does so. We rely on an exceptional body of employees and volunteers to ensure that the full range of its activities is known to the external world.

Stone Conservator

Following a recent successful appointment to our stone conservation team, Lincoln Cathedral is seeking to appoint an additional conservator for the department.

We would welcome applications from suitably experienced stone conservators to join our existing Conservation and Masonry Team and undertake a range of roles including sculpture and masonry cleaning, recording, repairs and report writing.  The successful candidate will be part of the team conserving the fabric and delivering the conservation of Lincoln’s West Front HLF programme which includes the internationally important Romanesque Frieze and Gallery of Kings sculptures.

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • A minimum of 5 years practical site experience of stone and sculpture conservation
  • Experience of recording and report writing to a good standard
  • A good understanding of current Health and Safety practices
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Relevant qualifications or equivalent

An ability to work at height and on scaffolded sites is an essential requirement of this post.

Main particulars of the post:

Position:                      Full time. Two year fixed term contract

Working Hours:           38.75 hours per week Monday to Friday

Salary:                         From £24,650

To apply please complete the application form and return it via email to the Cathedral Human Resources Department.


Closing date:               Monday 29th October 2018
Interview Date:            Tuesday 6th November 2018

Further Information

Stone Conservator Application Pack

Application Form